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Past papers and resources

Use the links in the left hand menu to view:

o   Information for teachers: Contains copies BPhO letters and publicity materials and suggestions for running problem solving workshops in your school.

o   Past papers: Use the past papers and solutions as a resource to develop problem solving skills, to practice for upcoming competitions and to prepare for admissions to the top universities.

o   Resources: 'Upgrade you Physics' are a set of notes produced by the British Physics Olympiad, to help develop students' physics beyond A-level. The notes were originally written to help students preparing to compete in the International Physics Olympiad, and aim to bridge the gap between British A2 level courses and the IPhO syllabus. However, they may also be of use to any students interested in furthering their knowledge and understanding of advanced-level Physics.

New: Sample BPhO questions can be found here. Students can test themselves with these fun problems and then check the solutions here to see how well they did.